Student Employee

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Job TitleStudent EmployeeRequisition NumberDU07136Department Name40520:KY Geological SurveyWork LocationLexington, KYSalary Range$10.00 - $11.00 /hourType of PositionStudentPosition Time Status Part-TimeRequired Education

High School Education

Required Related Experience


Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Long periods of sitting, lifting loads of up to 25 lbs.


Up to 20 hours per week within the Monday-Friday 8am to 5pm time frame.

Job Summary

This position will assist in sorting, organizing, digitizing, and indexing data in collaboration with supervisors to create a searchable digital database of historical cave data. This position will require the employee to create digital map layers in GIS software.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Microsoft Office, GIS software experience.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/Experience

Major in Earth Science, Natural Resources, Data Science, or related fields with courses in GIS and/or data science.

Deadline to Apply10/16/2020University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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    Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
    1. Resume
    Optional Documents
    1. Cover Letter




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    Posted: 10/8/2020
    Application Due: 10/18/2020
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